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Is Your Mind Stayed on God?

"You will keep him in perfect peace, whose mind is stayed on You, because he trusts in You." (Isaiah 26:3) Is your mind stayed on God or is it starved? Starvation of the mind, caused by...
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Is Your Ability to See God Blinded?

"Lift up your eyes on high, and see who has created these things . . ." (Isaiah 40:26) If your power to see has been blinded, don’t look back on your own experiences, but look to...
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Are You Exhausted Spiritually?

"The everlasting God . . . neither faints nor is weary." (Isaiah 40:28) Exhaustion means that our vital energies are completely worn out and spent. . . The process of being made broken bread and poured-out...
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The Cost of Sanctification

"May the God of peace Himself sanctify you completely . . . " (1 Thessalonians 5:23) Are we prepared to pay the cost of sanctification? The cost will be a deep restriction of all our earthly...
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Spiritual Dejection

"We were hoping that it was He who was going to redeem Israel. Indeed, besides all this, today is the third day since these things happened." (Luke 24:21) Dejection stems from one of two sources —...
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Are You Ready To Be Poured Out As an Offering? (2)

"I am already being poured out as a drink offering . . . " (2 Timothy 4:6) Are you ready to be poured out as an offering? It is an act of your will, not your...
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Are You Ready To Be Poured Out As an Offering? (1)

"If I am being poured out as a drink offering on the sacrifice and service of your faith, I am glad and rejoice with you all." (Philippians 2:17) Are you willing to sacrifice yourself for the...
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The Compelling Majesty of His Power

"The love of Christ compels us . . . " (2 Corinthians 5:14) Paul said that he was overpowered, subdued, and held as in a vise by “the love of Christ.” Very few of us really...
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Becoming the “Filth of the World”

"We have been made as the filth of the world . . ." (1 Corinthians 4:13) These words are not an exaggeration. The only reason they may not be true of us . . . is...
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The Compelling Force of the Call

"Woe is me if I do not preach the gospel!" (1 Corinthians 9:16) Paul’s words have to do with our being made servants of Jesus Christ, and our permission is never asked as to what we...
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